Cinder Hill Boating Site (South)

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

East Lake, in Newberry Caldera is a popular recreation lake in a setting of wooded shorelines, sandy beaches and brilliant blue-green water.  This boat launch is on the northeast side of the lake with a paved ramp, docks and a parking lot.

There is a 10 mph speed limit for motorboats.

Recreation Fee Site: Parking at this site requires a recreation pass. Passes are NOT available at this site, but can be purchased from Forest Service offices or vendors. Please check here for more information about recreation passes and where they can be purchased.

Acceptable passes include:

  • $5 Day Pass
  • Northwest Forest Pass
  • Interagency Annual Pass
  • Interagency Senior Pass (America the Beautiful, Golden Age)
  • Interagency Access Pass
  • Interagency Military Pass
  • Every Kid in a Park Pass
  • Northwest Forest ePass

At a Glance

Fees $5/vehicle/day or valid recreation passes from May 1 through September 30 – On site payment not available. Passes available at the Paulina Visitor's Center.
Open Season: June
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Water: No
Restroom: No
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment

General Information


From Bend, OR: Travel 24 miles south on Highway 97, then 18.6 miles east on County Road 21. 

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